βασανιστής in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) one who elicits the truth by the use of the rack
1a) an inquisitor, torturer also used of a jailer doubtless because the business of torturing was also assigned to him
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Citing in TDNT: 1:561, 96

Strong

G930
From G928; a torturer: - tormentor.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
prison guard37.126

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

βασανισταῖςnoun: dative plural masculine1
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